Bertrand Amoussou

Formation of New French MMA Committee

Meeting of June 4, 2019 & the Creation of the French MMA Committee The French government recently announced its plans to supervise MMA in order to integrate it into the French sports ecosystem. A Call for a Demonstration of Interest (AMI) will be launched by the Ministry of Sports on…

MMA India

MMA INDIA Elects New Board

Yesterday in Bangalore, MMA INDIA held board elections for the term 2019 – 2023 with the following directors elected: Sharif Bapu – President Suresh Gopi – Chairman Prasad Gaitonde – General SecretaryAjit Sigamani – Treasurer Ajay Marwah – Senior Vice President Khriemilie Mehta – Vice President (Eastern region) Radhika Jhaveri…

2019 World Championships

Dates Announced for 2019 IMMAF – WMMAA World Championships at BRAVE International Combat Week

9 – 16 November 2019 Main image: (from left to right) Mohamed Qambar (BMMAF), Mohammed Shahid (BRAVE president), Col. Al Khayyat (BMMAF president & NOC Director), Kerrith Brown (IMMAF President), Densign White (IMMAF – WMMAA CEO), DJ Mojay Janahi (presenter) and Redha Haji (BMMAF) At a press conference held in…

US MMA Federation Placed into Special Measures

On Monday 3 June 2019, the board of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF – WMMAA) voted unanimously to place the United States MMA Federation (UMMAF) into special measures. The policy may be applied if a member is rated as inadequate. President Kerrith Brown commented: “In line with the…

International Expansion Continues as IMMAF – WMMAA Welcomes Morocco and Iraq

IMMAF – WMMAA, the world’s unified governing body for the sport of MMA, continues its global expansion as it welcomes representatives for mixed martial arts in Morocco and Iraq as its newest members. IMMAF President Kerrith Brown said: “The addition of Morocco to our membership will surely bring an energetic…